My Time in Austria – August 2018

My Time in Austria August 2018 Monday 6th August – it was my 12th birthday and I was really, really excited! I had to get up at 3am and I hadn’t slept at all the night before as I was so hyped up. Also, the day before I had opened...

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My hobby, my life: Synchronised swimming

I have been doing synchronised swimming for 8 years now.  Synchronised swimming is a very varied sport; it is artistic, similar to dance, ice skating or gymnastics and it is necessary to be extremely expressive to convey a story or a theme.  Also, it is a highly athletic and demanding...

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Admission to Communion and other Children news.

Admission to Communion If your child is in Year 3 or above and is interested in exploring, or wishes to be admitted to, communion before confirmation, please collect an information leaflet and registration form from a church warden or member of the leadership team. The information leaflet is available from...

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Confirmation 2018

CONFIRMATION 2018 Congratulations to our five young people – Sam Meighan, Sam Hibbert, Niall Astley, Will Ashworth and Daniel Seed, on their confirmation at St Bartholomew’s, on Sunday 10th June. It was a wonderfully joyful and moving occasion as our five young people, along with 21 others from the team,...

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Welcome to Sophie

Congratulations to Sophie who is the first person to be admitted to Communion before Confirmation at St Katharine’s. Good wishes for the future Sophie.  

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Sunday School Nativity 2017

This year, we decided that rather than dress up and act out the Christmas story, we would make a representation of the story ourselves. Given a choice of Lego, junk, modelling clay, paper chains and tissue paper, we chose to build each scene using Lego, supported by Plasticine. We also used...

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Sunday School Report – Autumn and Winter 2017

This term we have been busy again, preparing for a number of things.  We started by learning about the work of Home for Good, a Christian fostering and adoption charity, and we did a presentation in church. We dressed up in sports kit to raise money for the charity. We...

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New Beginnings – September 2017

By Robert Smith aged 11 One of my first new beginnings was seven years ago in September 2010 when I started Primary School!  I was raring to go but a little disappointed I couldn’t have an afternoon nap!  As if that wasn’t a big enough new beginning, later that school...

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Gifts From God

A big thank you to Grace and Jack who took the bread and wine up to the altar one Sunday in August.  It is always lovely to see our young people taking part in the different aspects of the service. Grace and Jack are pictured here with Revd Angela.

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